Thursday, April 4th, 2019
Keyboardist and composer Lao Tizer leads the following world-renowned musicians to Rochester in the continuation of a the tour that features his self-produced new CD/DVD release entitled Songs From The Swinghouse! Previously nominated “Best New Jazz Artist”, Tizer’s individually acclaimed band members comprise a stellar group that has been thrilling audiences with their electrifying musicianship. A Billboard Jazz Top 10 hit, Songs From The Swinghouse! compiles Tizer’s original tunes into a menu that satisfies appetites for the fusion of world jazz styles spiced with a tinge of rock themes.
Eric Marienthal – Grammy Award-winning saxophonist and permanent member of the Chick Corea Elektric Band; Jazziz “Favorite Alto Sax Player”.
Chieli Minucci – Three-time Emmy-winning and Grammy® Award-nominated guitarist and composer; bandleader of Special EFX.
Gene Coye – Grammy Award-nominated drummer; one of the most highly sought after drummers.
Cheikh NDoye – Senegalese “Young Lion” and master bassist whose playing reflects Africa’s rich musical legacy.